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Riverratpete

Coon Rapids Dam

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Anyone know when their going to be opening the water on the north side dam? stopped by there today nothing going except a bunch of dead smelly carp and garbage in the water stinkin up the place, looks like %*&$. Wish they would do a better job of keeping that place cleaner or people would just pick up after themselves,couple years ago took my Cub Scout den out there and picked up 8 big trash bags of garbage from around Cernaiko. For everyone that pick up after themselves, Thank-you, for the rest of ya, your mother don't work there and there ain't no maids so pick up your garbage, and no, the river is NOT a trash can for your pop bottles. Just needed to vent smile.gif

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They are currently raising the recreational pool west of the dam to Anoka once it is up the water will start to run again.

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I've also heard the word that there is yet ANOTHER hole in the dam that's going to need a repair but I have not heard yet of the timeline for the fix or how it'll impact levels this summer

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